Do method and species lifestyle affect measures of maximum metabolic rate in fishes?

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Killen, S. S.; Norin, T.; Halsey, L. G.;
  • Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
  • Journal: Journal of Fish Biology,volume 90,issue 3,pages1,037-1,046 (issn: 0022-1112, eissn: 1095-8649)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5347950, doi: 10.1111/jfb.13195
  • Subject: teleosts | locomotion | Brief Communication | metabolism | Brief Communications | ecophysiology | fishes | aerobic scope
    mesheuropmc: complex mixtures | digestive system diseases

The rate at which active animals can expend energy is limited by their maximum aerobic metabolic rate (MMR). Two methods are commonly used to estimate MMR as oxygen uptake in fishes, namely during prolonged swimming or immediately following brief exhaustive exercise, bu... View more
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